City Editor Payne Peterson Left Her Mark on the Journal: The Ithaca Journal, April 2009

As society bemoans the troubled state of the newspaper, struggling to survive in the Internet age, it’s worth pondering what once made newspapers so vital to civic life. In my belief, it was journalists like Payne Peterson.Twenty years ago, Payne, who died April 5 after years of living with multiple sclerosis, ruled the newsroom of […]